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Prof Kenneth Harris  -  BSc PhD CChem FRSC FRSE FLSW


Career:

BSc, University of St Andrews (1985) 

PhD, University of Cambridge (1988, Supervisor: Sir John Meurig Thomas, FRS) 

Lecturer in Physical Chemistry, University of St Andrews (1988 − 1993) 

Lecturer in Physical Chemistry, University College London (1993 − 1995) 

Professor of Structural Chemistry, University of Birmingham (1995 − 2003)

Distinguished Research Professor, Cardiff University (2003 – present)

Awards and Honours:

Meldola Medal (1991; Royal Society of Chemistry)

Marlow Medal (1996; Royal Society of Chemistry)

Philips Prize in Physical Crystallography (1997; British Crystallographic Association and Institute of Physics)

Corday-Morgan Medal (1999; Royal Society of Chemistry)

Structural Chemistry Medal (2001; Royal Society of Chemistry)

Tilden Medal (2007/8; Royal Society of Chemistry)

Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh (2008)

Fellow of the Learned Society of Wales (2011)

Member of Academia Europaea (2013)

Other Appointments:

Nuffield Foundation Science Research Fellow (1995/6)

Visiting Professor, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain (1997 and 1999)

Visiting Professor, National Science Council of Taiwan (1998)

Visiting Professor, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan (2000)

Patrick Lecturer, Kansas State University, USA (2003)

Visiting Professor, University of Bordeaux, France (2006/7 and 2008/9)

Visiting Professor, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan (2008)

Visiting Professor, Kyoto University, Japan (2011)